Movies of the 1950s
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Director: Sidney Lumet. Also starred E. G. Marshall, Jack Klugman & Ed Binns. Plot: A dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court.
Director: Sidney Miller. Also starred Jimmy Conlin, Charles Lane & Robert Burton. Plot: In one of his rare performances without Bud Abbott, Lou Costello plays a delivery boy who invents a machine which turns his girlfriend into a giantess.
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred Barry Jones, Reginald Beckwith & Faith Brook
Director: Joseph M. Newman. Also starred Barry Kelly, Dorothy Patrick & Don Porter. Plot: A telephone repairman in Los Angeles uses his knowledge of electronics to help a bookie set up a betting operation...
Director: Val Guest. Also starred Richard Wattis, Robert Brown & Michael Brill
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred James Robertson Justice, Michael Medwin & James Kenney
Director: Ken Annakin. Also starred Noel Willman, Bernard Lee & Eric Pohlmann
Director: George Cukor. Also starred Anthony Perkins, Ian Wolfe & Kay Williams. Plot: Former seaman Clinton Jones (Tracy) now works at a lowly job. His daughter Ruth (Simmons) wants to become an actress....
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Sally Ann Howes, Martita Hunt & Jack Watling
Director: David MacDonald. Also starred GrÃ©goire Aslan, Siobhan McKenna & Bernard Lee
Director: George Sherman. Also starred Alice Kelley, Mildred Natwick & Robert Warwick. Plot: Brian Hawke (Flynn) of the Royal Navy versus the pirates of Madagascar.
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred William Sylvester, Michael Balfour & Guy Middleton
Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Director: J. Lee Thompson. Also starred Diana Dors, Roland Culver & Stanley Holloway
Director: Bert I. Gordon. Also starred Larry Thor, James Seay & Frank Jenks. Plot: Lt. Col. Glenn Manning (Langan) is inadvertently exposed to a plutonium bomb blast at Camp Desert Rock.
Director: Vincente Minnelli
Director: Otto Preminger. Also starred Arthur O'Connell, Eve Arden & Kathryn Grant. Plot: In a murder trial, the defendant says he suffered temporary insanity after the victim raped his wife. What is the truth, and will he win his case?
Director: Clarence Brown. Also starred Donna Corcoran, Lewis Stone & Spring Byington. Plot: A young woman reporter blames the Pittsburgh Pirates' losing streak on the obscenely abusive manager...
Director: Philip Leacock. Also starred Bryan Forbes, Walter Fitzgerald & Bill Kerr
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred Barry Jones, Kenneth More & Noel Purcell
Director: Richard Fleischer. Also starred Douglas Fowley, Steve Brodie & Don McGuire. Plot: A well-planned robbery goes awry, with tough cop Cordell (McGraw) in pursuit.
Director: Michael Anderson. Also starred Robert Morley, Ronald Squire & Basil Sydney. Plot: When Phileas Fogg is challenged to prove his contention that a man can go around the world in 80 days, he bets his entire fortune and leaves with a new butler on a world tour.
Director: J. Lee Thompson. Also starred Brenda De Banzie, Susan Stephen & Jerry Wayne
Director: John Huston. Also starred James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe & John McIntire. Plot: A major heist goes off as planned, until bad luck and double crosses cause everything to unravel.
Director: Maclean Rogers. Also starred Danny Green, Brian Worth & Jan Holden
Director: Ronald V. Ashcroft. Also starred Jeanne Tatum, Shirley Kilpatrick & Ewing Miles Brown. Plot: A scientist and a gang that has kidnapped a rich heiress come up against a beautiful but lethal alien who has crash-landed her spaceship on Earth.
Director: Alfred L. Werker. Also starred Tommy Rettig, Skip Homeier & John Qualen. Plot: The peace-loving owner of a general store, who became a town hero when he luckily killed the leader of a gang of bank robbers, is deserted by the townspeople who fear the threatened return of the vengeful bandits.
Director: Lewis Allen. Also starred Gladys Cooper, June Clayworth & Dan O'Herlihy. Plot: In 1648 France, it's the sons (and daughter) of the Three Musketeers to the rescue!
Director: Bernard L. Kowalski. Also starred Michael Emmet, Tyler McVey & George Cisar VeSota. Plot: After local-moonshine swilling trapper Lem Sawyer sees a giant creature, people start disappearing
Director: Hal Walker. Also starred Jimmie Dundee, Dick Stabile & Tommy Farrell. Plot: Alvin Corwin (Lewis) is low man on the totem pole, and goes from one mishap to another at an army training camp in World War II.
Director: Anthony Kimmins. Also starred Fay Compton, Nigel Stock & Jill Bennett
Director: Morton DaCosta. Also starred Fred Clark, Roger Smith & Patric Knowles. Plot: An orphan goes to live with his free-spirited aunt. Conflict ensues when the executor of his father's estate objects to the aunt's lifestyle.
Director: Jay Lewis. Also starred Bryan Forbes, Michael Hordem & Ernest Clark
Director: Wolf Rilla. Also starred Eric Barker, Miles Malleson & Newton Blick
Director: George Sherman. Also starred Richard Long, Gregg Palmer & Barry Kelley. Plot: Further misadventures of comic soldiers Willie (Ewell) and Joe (Lembeck), now in Japan.
Director: Joseph Pevney. Also starred Hugh O'Brian, Chubby Johnson & Tudor Owen. Plot: In a small village in the icy wilderness of Alaska Captain Peter Keith (Hudson) has to defend himself against two especially mean villains...
Director: Vincente Minnelli. Also starred Dick Powell, Barry Sullivan & Gloria Graham. Plot: An actress, a director, and a writer are asked to help revive the career of ruthless Hollywood studio bigwig Jonathan Shields (Douglas). However, all three are reluctant because they have all been used and betrayed by him in the past.
Director: John Sturges. Also starred Dean Jagger, Walter Brennan & John Ericson. Plot: A one handed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary.
Director: Hugo Haas. Also starred Emmett Lynn, Bruno VeSota & Jan Englund. Plot: A beautiful blonde leads a man down the road to ruin.
Director: Vincente Minnelli. Also starred Nanette Fabray, Jack Buchanan & James Mitchell. Plot: A pretentiously artistic director is hired for a new Broadway musical and changes it beyond recognition.
Director: Lance Comfort. Also starred Michael Medwin, Gordon Hunter & Anthony Richmond
Director: Bernard Knowles. Also starred Michael Balfour, Campbell Cotts & John Horsley.
Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Also starred Marius Goring, Valentina Cortese & Warren Stevens. Plot: Has-been director Harry Dawes (Bogart) gets a new lease on his career when independently wealthy Kirk Edwards (Stevens) hires him to write and direct a film...
Director: Charles Frend. Also starred Percy Herbert, Victor Maddern & Allan Cuthbertson
Director: Felix E. Feist. Also starred William Bishop, Hazel Brooks & Johnny Sands. Plot: A college basketball star collaborrates with organized crime and becomes involved in 'point shaving.' A sportswriter tries to get him back on the right track.
Director: Michael Powell. Also starred Jack Gwillim, Bernard Lee & Lionel Murton
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Jameson Clark, Ernest Thesiger & Donald Pleasence
Director: Felix E. Feist. Also starred Berry Kroeger, Roy Roberts & Larry Chance. Plot: In pre-Revolutionary America, the efforts of a Colonial officer trying to broker a peace deal between Indian chief Pontiac (Chaney) and British and American settlers are threatened by the commander of a Hessian mercenary unit who embarks on a campaign of extermination against the Indians.
Director: Oliver Drake. Also starred Pat Stirling & Lee Roberts. Plot: Sunset (Carson) comes to the aid of a family in trouble. A vein of gold has been found on their land and the bad guys are out to take it over...
Director: Muriel Box. Also starred Paul Rogers, Donald Pleasence & Walter Crisham
Director: John Huston. Also starred Robert Morley, Peter Lorre & Edward Underdown. Plot: On their way to Africa are a group of rogues who hope to get rich there, and a seemingly innocent British couple. They meet and things happen...
Director: Bert I. Gordon. Also starred Than Wyenn, Thomas Browne Henry & Richard Benedict -- Plot: Audrey Ames (Castle) , an enterprising journalist, tries to get the scoop on giant grasshoppers accidentally created at the Illinois State experimental farm...
Director: Richard Quine. Also starred Ernie Kovacs, Hermione Gingold & Elsa Lanchester. Plot: A modern-day witch likes her neighbor but despises his fiancee, so she enchants him to love her instead... only to fall in love with him for real.
Director: Frank Launder. Also starred Hermione Baddeley, Betty Ann Davies & Renee Houston
Director: Henry Levin. Also starred Jeffrey Hunter, Edward Arnold & Hoagy Carmichael. Plot: The "Cheaper by the Dozen" crew is back, sans Clifton Webb. Lillian is struggling to make ends meet without her husband's income...
Director: Anthony Mann. Also starred Rock Hudson, Lori Nelson & Jay C. Flippen. Plot: Two men with questionable pasts, Glyn McLyntock (Stewart) and his friend Cole (Kennedy), lead a wagon-train load of homesteaders from Missouri to the Oregon territory...
Director: Robert D. Webb. Also starred J. Carrol Naish, Richard Boone & Angela Clarke. Plot: Mike (Roland) and Tony (Wagner) Petrakis are a Greek father and son team who dive for sponges off the coast of Florida...
Director: William Wyler. Also starred Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith & Martha Scott. Plot: When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge.
Director: Fritz Lang. Also starred Arthur Franz, Philip Bourneuf & Ed Binns. Plot: Writer sets himself up to take murder rap to show the errors of circumstantial evidence.
Director: Ida Lupino. Also starred Edmond O'Brien, Kenneth Tobey & Jane Darwell
Director: W. Lee Wilder. Also starred Rosemarie Stack, Eve Miller & Max Palmer. Plot: When a scheming fortune hunter finds his rich wife is not going to die as expected, he and his lover make other plans to get her millions.
Director: Arthur Hilton. Also starred Jim Davis, Douglas Kennedy & Jay Lawrence
Director: Joseph H. Lewis. Also starred Jean Wallace, Robert Middleton & Lee Van Cleef. Plot: Police Lt. Diamond (Wilde) is told to close his surveillance of suspected mob boss Mr. Brown (Conte) because it's costing the department too much money with no results.
Director: Fritz Lang. Also starred Alexander Scourby, Lee Marvin & Jeanette Nolan. Plot: Tough cop Dave Bannion (Ford) takes on a politically powerful crime syndicate.
Director: George Seaton. Also starred Bruni LÃ¶bel, O. E. Hass & Captain Dante V. Morel. Plot: Experiences of two Air Force sergeants during the 1948 Berlin Airlift.
Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Also starred Robert Helpmann, George Coulouris & James Hayter
Director: Felix E. Feist. Also starred Edgar Buchanan, John Archer & Alan Hale Jr. Plot: A Quaker colony tries to save the giant sequoias from a timber baron.
Director: Ralph Smart. Also starred Jean Blue, Michael Pate & Charles 'Bud' Tingwell
Director: Richard Brooks. Also starred Louis Calhern, Margaret Hayes, John Hoyt and Richard Kiley.
Director: Allen H. Miner. Also starred Toni Gerry, Lon Chaney Jr. & Victor Manuel Mendoza. Plot: Pirates searching for treasure take over a small South American town where they believe the loot is buried...
Director: Wolf Rilla. Also starred Lionel Jeffries, Beatrice Varley & Michael Golden
Director: Edward Ludwig. Also starred Mario Navarro, Carlos MÃºzquiz & Pascual GarcÃa PeÃ±a. Plot: Volcanic activity frees giant scorpions from the earth who wreak havoc in the rural countryside and eventually threaten Mexico City.
Director: Joseph Losey. Also starred John Van Eyssen, Gordon Jackson & Robert Flemying
Director: Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr. Also starred Earl Rowe, Olin Howlin, John Benson, George Karas and Lee Paton.
Director: Edward Bernds. Also starred Marjorie Ann Mutchie, William Frawley & Danny Mummert. Plot: Dagwood (Lake) accidentally enlists in the Army reserve. Blondie (Singleton) accompanies him to basic training camp.
Director: Julian Roffman. Also starred Robert Christie, Ron Hartman & Anne Collins. Plot: Two beatniks get their kicks by dealing drugs and violence.
Director: Basil Dearden. Also starred Robert Flemyng, Bernard Lee & Peggy Evans
Director: Frank Launder. Also starred Alastair Sim, Sabrina & Lionel Jeffries
Director: Wolf Rilla. Also starred Mervyn Johns, Harry Fowler & John Charlesworth
Director: Henry Cass. Also starred Jameson Clark, Anthony Pavey & Marilyn Baker
Director: William A. Seiter. Also starred JosÃ© Torvay, Morris Ankrum & Roy Roberts. Plot: Two undercover agents infiltrate a drug-smuggling ring in Mexico, but neither is aware of the other's identity.
Director: Richard Talmadge. Also starred John Laurenz, George Slocum & Bill Kennedy. Plot: A mysterious masked outlaw called "The Phantom Horseman" terrorizes a county.
Director: William Beaudine. Also starred Rand Brooks, Glenn Strange & Dolores Prest. Plot: Bent on revenge for the death of his father and the theft of their ranch, young Bill Walton (Courtney) rides into town seeking the aid of his uncle...
Director: Nathan Juran. Also starred Thomas Browne Henry, Henry Travis & Tim Graham
Director: John Eldridge. Also starred Frederick Piper, Charles Hawtrey & Michael Trubshawe
Director: Edmond Angelo. Also starred Sheldon Leonard, Wally Cassell & Richard Benedict
Director: Val Guest. Also starred Guy Middleton, Eric Polhmann & Arnold MarlÃ©
Director: Frank Launder. Also starred Duncan Macrae, Alex Mackenzie & Patricia Bredin
Director: Edward D. Wood Jr. Also starred Loretta King, Harvey B. Dunn & George Becwar. Plot: Dr. Varnoff (Lugosi) captures twelve men for his experiment: to turn them into supermen using atomic energy
Director: Vincente Minnelli. Also starred Elaine Stewart, Barry Jones & Hugh Laing. Plot: Two Americans on a hunting trip in Scotland become lost. They encounter a small village, not on the map, called Brigadoon, in which people harbor a mysterious secret, and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past.
Director: Delmer Daves. Also starred Basil Ruysdael, Will Geer & Joyce Mackenzie. Plot: Tom Jeffords (Stewart) tries to make peace between settlers and Apaches.
Director: Roy Boulting. Also starred Jill Adams, Miles Malleson & Raymond Huntley
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Ronald Howard, Brian Smith & Wildrid Hyde-White
Director: Anthony Quinn. Also starred Inger Stevens, Henry Hull & Charlton Heston. Plot: During the War of 1812 against Britain: General Andrew Jackson (Heston) has only 1,200 men left to defend New Orleans when he learns that a British fleet will arrive with 60 ships and 16,000 men to take the city.
Director: Frederick Dee Cordova. Also starred Elsa Lancaster, Andrea King & Norman Lloyd. Plot: A New Orleans entertainer falls for a pirate who has another identity.
Director: Roger Corman. Also starred Julian Burton, Ed Nelson & John Brinkley. Plot: Walter Paisley (Miller), nerdy busboy at a Bohemian cafÃ©, is jealous of the talent (and popularity) of its various artistic regulars...
Director: Carl K. Hittleman. Also starred Henry Hull, Hank Worden & Robin Short. Plot: Dr. Bruce Merritt (Richard Denning) is enticed to Bitter Water by 'Doc' Medley (Hull), a phony poker swindler...
Director: Bernard B. Ray. Also starred Rodd Redwing, Shooting Star & Chief Yowlachie. Plot: Story concerns the efforts of Buffalo Bill (Clayton Moore)to protect the Indian's land from a gang who want to get the gold buried there. The outlaws disguise themselves as Indians and raid and plunder the settlers in order to blame the tribe.
Director: Rodney Amateau. Also starred Dorothy Malone, Lon Chaney Jr. & Myrna Dell. Plot: Plot here has Confederate veteran Jeff Waring (John Ireland) arriving in Independence, Missouri shortly after the Civil War...
Director: Joshua Logan. Also starred Betty Field, Eileen Heckart & Robert Bray. Plot: A naive but stubborn cowboy falls in love with a saloon singer and tries to take her away against her will to get married and live on his ranch in Montana.
Director: David Butler. Also starred Leon Ames, Rosemary DeCamp & Mary Wickes. Plot: The trials and tribulations of the Winfield family in small town Indiana as Marjorie Winfield's boyfriend (Day), William Sherman (MacRae), returns from the Army after W.W.I.
Director: Norman Taurog. Also starred Barbara Bates, Joseph Calleia & Fred Clark. Plot: Although gifted golfer Harvey Miller (Lewis) is too nervous to golf in public tournaments, he acts as coach and caddy for friend Joe Anthony (Martin).
Director: Basil Deardon. Also starred Herbert Lom, Madeleine LeBeau & Maria Mauban
Director: Edward Dmytryk. Also starred Fred MacMurray, Robert Frances & May Wynn. Plot: When a US Naval captain shows signs of mental instability that jeopardizes the ship, the first officer relieves him of command and faces court martial for mutiny.
Director: David Butler. Also starred Philip Carey, Dick Wesson & Paul Harvey. Plot: The story of Calamity Jane (Day), her saloon, and her romance with Wild Bill Hickok (Keel). Won Oscar
Director: Val Guest. Also starred Edward Underdown, Phil Brown & Barbara Shelley
Director: Raoul Walsh. Also starred Moultrie Kelsall, Terence Morgan & James Kenney. Plot: During the Napoleonic wars, a British naval captain has adventures in Central American waters.
Director: Thomas Carr. Also starred Manuel FÃ¡bregas, Eduardo Noriega & Carlos MÃºzquiz
Director: Anthony Kimmins. Also starred Charles Goldner, Miles Malleson & Walter Crisham
Director: William A. Berke. Also starred Rick Vallin, John Dehner & Rusty Wescoatt. Plot: Jungle Jim (Weissmuller) out to save Joan (Lhoest) from an evil witch doctor whilst simultaneously fighting evil treasure hunter Barton (Crabbe).
Director: Paul Guilfoyle. Also starred peter Coe, Rudolph Anders & Howard Wendell. Plot: A man desperate to leave South America books passage on a freighter, and learns that the captain has made plans to force a scientist to participate in a mission of destruction.
Director: Ronald Neame. Also starred Petula Clark, Edward Chapman & Veronica Turleigh
Director: Roy Boulting & Jeffrey Dell. Also starred Thorley Walters, Raymond Huntley & Miles Malleson
Director: Henry King. Also starred Barbara Ruick, Claramae Turner & Robert Rounseville. Plot: Billy Bigelow (Macrae) asks for permission to be sent down "from above" for one day to try and make amends for mistakes he made in life...
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Allan Cuthbertson, Victor Maddern & Raymond Francis
Director: Val Guest. Also starred Eunice Gayson, A. E. Matthews & Joan Sims. Plot: Two friends get drunk and decide to switch identities. One is a public relations executive and the other is a captain of a ship...
Director: Gerald Thomas. Also starred Hattie Jacques, Terence Longdon & Bill Owen
Director: Gerald Thomas. Also starred Dora Bryan, Bill Owen & Charles Hawtrey
Director: Gerald Thomas. Also starred Joan Sims, Kenneth Williams, Hattie Jacques & Rosalind Knight
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Denise Grey, Alain Saury & Maurice Ronet
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Kathleen Harrison, Robert Flemyng & Mona Washbourne. Plot: A charmer decides to get rich by marrying and murdering older women. He meets his match when he plots against his latest victim...
Director: Henry Cass. Also starred Barbara Kelly, A. E. Matthews & Patricia Dainton
Director: Arthur Hilton. Also starred William Phipps, Douglas Fowley & Carol Brewster. Plot: Astronauts travel to the moon where they discover it is inhabited by attractive young women in black tights.
Director: Harry L. Fraser. Also starred Allen Jenkins, Patricia Wright & Alan Keys. Plot: A Siamese twin kills the husband who left her. The courts have to decide if she is convicted of murder, how can they punish her sister, who had nothing to do with the crime?
Director: Roy Kellino. Also starred Paul Cavanagh, Bruce Lester & John Dodsworth.
Director: Guy Hamilton. Also starred Florence Desmond, Shirley Eaton & Patricia Driscoll
Director: Michael Anderson. Also starred Faith Brook, Alexander Knox & Alan Tilvern
Director: Walter Lang. Also starred Betty Lynn, Edgar Buchanan & Barbara Bates. Plot: "Cheaper By the Dozen", based on the real-life story of the Gilbreth family, follows them from Providence, Rhode Island, to Montclair, New Jersey, and details the amusing anecdotes found in large families.
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred James Robertson Justice, Maurice Denham & Michael Medwin
Director: Jacques Tourneur. Also starred Hugh Sinclair, Naunton Wayne & Edward Rigby. Plot: Clay Douglas (Milland) an American, comes to England, to find out the truth behind his brothers death during a commando operation in occupied France...
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred Barry Jones, Sonia Dresdel & AndrÃ© Morell
Director: JosÃ© Ferrer. Also starred Victor Maddern, Anthony Newley & David Lodge
Director: Fred C. Brannon. Also starred Kay Christopher, Lane Bradford & William Ruhl. Plot: Arizona Territory is in the grip of outlaw terror and killer outlaws, secretly organized by Hulon Champion (Roy Barcroft)...
Director: Guy Hamilton. Also starred Denis Shaw, Lionel Jeffries & Christopher Rhodes
Director: Charles Lamont. Also starred Kirby Grant, Joe Sawyer & Glenn Strange. Plot: Bud and Lou get mixed up with hillbillies, witches and love potions.
Director: Richard Fleischer. Also starred Bradford Dillman, E. G. Marshall & Martin Milner. Plot: Two wealthy law-school students go on trial for murder in this version of the Leopold-Loeb case.
Director: John Eldridge. Also starred Niall MacGinnis, Harry Fowler & Guy Middleton
Director: Dick Powell. Also starred Agnes Moorehead, Thomas Gomez & John Hoyt. Plot: Mongol chief Temujin (Wayne) battles against Tartar armies and for the love of the Tartar princess Bortai (Hayward). Temujin becomes the emperor Genghis Khan.
Director: Sidney Gilliat. Also starred Cecil Parker, Nicole Maurey & George Cole
Director: Robert Day. Also starred Francis Matthews, Adrienne Corri & Francis De Wolff
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Robert Ayres, Hermione Baddeley & Hermione Gingold
Director: Harold D. Schuster. Also starred Diane Brewster, J. Pat O'Malley & Russell Johnson. Plot: Boy is given a young colt to raise as his own.
Director: Melvin Frank & Norman Panama. Also starred Angela Lansbury, Cecil Parker & Mildred Natwick. Plot: A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an evil ruler who has overthrown the rightful king.
Director: Terry Bishop. Also starred Victor Brooks, Bernadette Milnes & Christina Gregg
Director: Jack Arnold. Also starred Antonio Moreno, Nestor Paiva & Whit Bissell. Plot: A scientific expedition traveling up the Amazon River encounter a dangerous humanoid amphibious fish creature.
Director: Robert Siodmak. Also starred Torin Thatcher, James Hayter & Leslie Bradley. Plot: Burt Lancaster plays a pirate with a taste for intrigue and acrobatics who involves himself in the goings...
Director: Henry Cass. Also starred Bruce Seton, Sheldon Lawrence & Colette Bartrop
Director: Michael McCarthy. Also starred Esma Cannon, Nora Nicholson & Susan Richmond. Plot: A story of a newly-wed wife of a young doctor who goes to live with him in an oppressive old house where various mysterious attempts are made on her life.
Director: Charles Frend. Also starred Denholm Elliott, John Warner & Stanley Baker
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Dana Wilson, Kathleen Harrison & Sean Barrett
Director: Barry Mahon. Also starred Jackie Jackler, Marie Edmund & Ben Ostrowsky. Plot: Errol Flynn , playing himself as a war correspondent, helps Fidel Castro overthrow Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista . The film was shot, with Castro's cooperation, while he was still fighting Batista.
Director: Terence Fisher. Also starred Christopher Lee, Melvyn Hayes & Valerie Gaunt
Director: Curt Siodmak. Also starred Harvey Chalk, Larri Thomas & Wilson Viana. Plot: Rock Dean (Bromfield) and Dr. Andrea Romar (Garland) travel up the Amazon River to find out why the plantation workers have left their work in panic, allegedly because of attacks from Curucu, a monster who is said to live up the river where no white man has ever been before...
Director: Michael Gordon. Also starred Morris Carnovsky, Ralph Clanton & Lloyd Corrigan. Plot: The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play. Won Oscar
Director: Lou Place. Also starred Gloria Victor, Jack McClure & Ron McNeill. Plot: Phil (Contino), a part-time truck driver and singer who wears his pants far too high, meets a feisty platinum blonde who challenges him to a drag race through Griffith Park.
Director: Michael Anderson. Also starred Stanley Van Beers, Colin Tapley & Frederick Leister
Director: George Abbott & Stanley Donen. Also starred Russ Brown, Shannon Bolin & Nathaniel Frey. Plot: Film adaptation of the George Abbott Broadway musical about a Washington Senators fan who makes a pact with the Devil to help his baseball team win the league pennant.
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Natasha Parry, Jane Hylton & Diana Dors
Director: Phil Tucker. Also starred Honey Bruce Friedman, Sally Marr & Bunny Parker. Plot: A gangster who operates a sleazy dance hall uses a sadistic bodyguard to keep his girls afraid and his customers in line.
Director: Charles Barton. Also starred Rusty Hamer, Mary Wickes & Ted de Corsia. Plot: Two goofballs try to run a beaten-down old amusement park.
Director: Vernon Sewell. Also starred Jean Lodge, Kenneth Henry & Richard Stewart
Director: Don Chaffey. Also starred Richard Attenborough, Dennis Price & Donald Houston
Director: Robert Stevenson. Also starred Jimmy O'Dea, Kieron Moore & Estelle Winwood. Plot: In the enchanted Emerald Isle, Darby O'Gill (Sharpe) spins tall tales of leprechauns and banshees.
Director: Vernon Sewell. Also starred Martin Benson, Jack Stewart & Catherine Blake
Director: Jeffrey Dell. Also starred Barbara Murray, William Hartnell & Leonard White
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer. Also starred John Dierkes, Martha Wentworth & Molly McCart. Plot: A young woman discovers she is the daughter of the infamous Dr. Jekyll, and begins to believe that she may also have a split personality, one of whom is a ruthless killer.
Director: Michael Relph. Also starred George Relph, Susan Shaw & Bill Owen
Director: Robert Wise. Also starred Sam Jaffe, Billy Gray & Frances Bavier. Plot: An alien lands and tells the people of Earth that they must live peacefully or be destroyed as a danger to other planets.
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred Odile Versois, James Hayter & Harry Fowler
Director: Robert Altman. Also starred Richard Bakalyan, Rosemary Howard and Helen Hawley.
Director: Henry Hathaway. Also starred Luther Adler, Everett Sloane & Leo G. Carroll
Director: Frederick De Codova. Also starred George Macready, Rock Hudson & Carl Esmond. Plot: A desert guerilla, with flashing scimitar, opposes a tyrannical prince and marries the caliph's daughter.
Director: Irving Pichel. Also starred Dick Wesson & Erin O'Brien-Moore. Plot: One of the first science fiction films to attempt a high level of accurate technical detail tells the story of the first trip to the moon. Won an Oscar
Director: David MacDonald. Also starred Adrienne Corri, Joseph Tomelty & Siphie Stewart. Plot: An uptight, leather-clad female alien, armed with a raygun and accompanied by a menacing robot, comes to Earth to collect Earth's men as breeding stock.
Director: Walter Grauman. Also starred Eugenia Paul, Joel Marston & Robert Christopher. Plot: A photographer on an expedition in the jungle runs afoul of a voodoo cult.
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Alexander Knox, Geoffrey Keen & Liam Redmond
Director: Rudolph MatÃ©. Also starred Beverly Garland, Lynn Baggett & William Ching. Plot: Frank Bigelow (O'Brien), told he's been poisoned and has only a few days to live, tries to find out who killed him and why.
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred James Robertson Justice, Shirley Eaton & Derek Farr
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred Maurice Denham, Michael Medwin & Hubert Gregg
Director: Ralph Thomas. Also starred Donald Sinden, Kay Kendall & James Robertson Justice
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Robert Morley, John Robinson & Felix Aylmer
Director: Anthony Squire. Also starred Delphi Lawrence, Anton Diffring & Frank Lawton
Director: Maclean Rogers. Also starred Peter Sellers, Carole Carr & Leslie Roberts
Director: Terence Fisher. Also starred Melissa Stribling, Carol Marsh & Olga Dickie
Director: Maurice Elvey. Also starred Lee Patterson, Sid James & Joan Sims
Director: Gerald Thomas. Also starred Eric Pohlmann, Alan Wheatley & Noel Hood
Director: Leslie Norman. Also starred Meredith Edwards, Anthony Nicholls & Bernard Lee
Director: Elia Kazan. James Dean's first major screen role.
Director: Lance Comfort. Also starred Ian Hunter, Maurice Denham & Bruce Seton
Director: Michael Powell , Emeric Pressburger. Also starred Jack Hawkins, Arlette Marchal & GÃ©rard Nery
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Sid James, Earl Cameron & John Robinson
Director: Harold French / Pat Jackson. Also starred Charles Victor, Peter Graves & Margaret Withers
Director: Edward Dmytryk. Also starred Peter Cushing, Michael Goodliffe & Stephen Murray
Director: John Gilling. Also starred Ted Ray, Simone Silva & Patrick Barr
Director: Val Guest. Also starred Eric Pohlmann, Hermoine Baddeley and Susan Hampshire.
Director: Muriel Box. Also starred Michael Craig, Nigel Stock & Susan Beaumont
Directors: Charles Vidor and John Huston
Director: John Ireland & Edward Sampson. Also starred Iris Adrian, Marshall Bradford & Bruno VeSoto. Plot: A man wrongly imprisoned for murder breaks out of jail. He wants to clear his name, but with the police pursuing him, he's forced to take a beautiful young woman, driving a fast sports car, hostage and slip into a cross-border sports car race to try to make it to Mexico before the police get him.
Director: Robert Hamer. Also starred Cecil Parker, Bernard Lee & Sid James. Plot: Works of art are disappearing, stolen by a master thief, a master of disguise. Father Brown (Guinness)has two goals: to catch the thief and to save his soul.
Director: Vincente Minnelli
Director: Vincente Minnelli. Also starred Don Taylor, Billie Burke & Moroni Olsen
Director: Herbert I. Leeds. Also starred Jane Darwell, Barbara Brown & M'Liss McClure
Director: Bruno VeSota. Also starred Lawrence Tierney, Duane Grey & Jayne Mansfield. Plot: A blonde actress is murdered across from a bar. An off-duty cop has been getting pleasantly sloshed...
Director: Pat Jackson. Also starred Adrienne Corri & Henryette Edwards. Plot: The public and private lives of 5 girls, who start out as student nurses in the National Health service during the 1950's.
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Jeremy Spencer, Noel Purcell and Milton Reid.
Director: Gordon Douglas. Also starred Stephen McNally, Edward Andrews & Shari Lee Bernath
Director: Terence Fisher. Also starred Liam Redmond, Meredith Edwards & Jean Lodge
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Ray Jackson, George Relph & Adrianne Allen. Plot: Sam Palmer (Warner)is a cricket player who is playing his last matches of his career.
Director: Tay Garnett. Also starred James Brown, Ralph Dumke & Milburn Stone. Plot: Johnny (Rooney) runs away from Father O'Hara's (O'Brien) orphanage and becomes a roller skating star with the help of Mary Reeves (Tyler)...
Director: Robert Day. Also starred Robert Ayers, Bill Nagy & Carl Jaffe. Plot: The first pilot to leave Earth's atmosphere lands, then vanishes; but something with a craving for blood prowls the countryside...
Director: Harold Ericson. Also starred Jonathan Hale, Bob Hughes & Florence Lake. Plot: A small town is victimized by many unexplained fires.
Director: John Gilling. Also starred George Rose, Renee Houston & Dermot Walsh. Plot: Edinburgh surgeon Dr. Robert Knox (Cushing) requires cadavers for his research into the functioning of the human body; local ne'er-do-wells Burke (Rose) and Hare (Pleasence) find ways to provide him with fresh specimens...
Director: Lesley Selander. Also starred Virginia Huston, John Litel & Morris Ankrum. Plot: Five astronauts successfully fly to Mars where they encounter seemingly friendly and advanced inhabitants who harbor covert plans to use their ship to invade Earth.
Director: Mikel Conrad. Also starred Lester Sharpe, Russell Hicks & Frank Darien. Plot: Both the CIA and KGB investigate UFOs in Alaska: friend or foe?
Director: Robert Asher. Also starred Hattie Jacques, Richard Wattis & Eddie Leslie. Plot: Norman Truscott (Wisdom) is a store worker who dreams of stardom. Vernon Carew (Desmonde) is a singer who's star is fading. Vernon manages to get a recording of Norman singing and passes it off as himself.
Director: Frank Launder. Also starred Colin Gordon, Martita Hunt & Janet Brown. Plot: Army chaplin Captain Paris (Sim) attempts to book various acts for the entertainment of a troop of soldiers.
Director: Arthur Lubin. Also starred Finlay Currie, Ronald Squire & Belinda Lee. Plot: To his Victorian London friends, Stephen Lowry (Granger) is a heartbroken widower. Only his housemaid Lily (Simmons) knows that far from dying of gastroenteritis his wife was slowly poisoned by her husband...
Director: Jean Yarbrough. Also starred Douglas Dick, James Flavin & Harry Tyler. Plot: A gambling addict is the logical suspect in the death of a card-playing neighbor who caused his relapse - too logical, think the two detectives on the case.
Director: J. Lee Thompson. Also starred Eileen Herlie, Athene Seyler & Dennis Price. Plot: In postwar London a young graduate and his girlfriend decide to marry. Her well-to-do parents are not convinced...
Director: Fred M. Wilcox. Also starred Warren Stevens, Jack Kelly & Richard Anderson. Plot: A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has.
Director: Sidney Gilliat. Also starred Violet Farebrother, Ian Hunter & Malcolm Keen. Plot: An insurance investigator runs into an ex-girlfriend, who is still as beautiful as he remembered her but is now married. He soon finds himself involved in arson, blackmail and murder.
Director: Terence Fisher. Also starred John Van Eyssen, Percy Marmont & Jennifer Dearman. Plot: Bill (Murray) and Robin (Van Eyssen), helped by their childhood friend, Lena (Payton), develop a "reproducer" which can exactly duplicate any object...
Director: Richard E. Cunha. Also starred Sally Todd, Harold Lloyd Jr. & Felix Locher. Plot: Dr. Frankenstein's (Murphy) insane grandson attempts to create horrible monsters in modern day L.A.
Director: Dan Milner. Also starred John McNamara, Gregg Plamer & Robert Swan. Plot: A wrongfully accused South Seas prince is executed, and returns as a walking tree stump.
Director: Henry Cornelius. Also starred A. E. Matthews, RenÃ© Ray & Hugh Griffith
Director: Bill Karn. Also starred Frank Gerstle, Kate MacKenna & Rusty Wescoatt. Plot: Hardened criminal repeatedly breaks out of Oregon State Prison, eluding police for prolonged periods afterwards.
Director: Henry Cornelius. Also starred Kenneth More, Geoffrey Keen & Reginald Beckwith. Plot: It's time for the annual London to Brighton antique car rally, and Alan McKim (Gregson) and Ambrose Claverhouse (More) are not going to let their friendship stop them from trying to humiliate each other.The Gentle Gunman (1952) -- John Mills, Dirk Bogarde and Robert Beatty -- Director: Basil Dearden. Also starred Elizabeth Sellars, Barbara Mullen & Eddie Byrne. Plot: IRA member Terry (Mills) modifies his violent views after working undercover in wartime London. As a result he see to it that his co-conspirators are arrested...
Director: Frank Launder. Also starred Molly Urquhart, Francis De Wolff & Jack Radcliffe. Plot: Geordie is a Scots lad sent to the Melbourne Olympics to represent Britain in Hammer-Throwing. He insists on wearing his kilt...
Director: Vernon Sewell. Also starred John Robinson, Joss Ambler & Joan Carol. Plot: A luxury ship is haunted by the ghosts of a crew that had disappeared off the ship years before.
Director: George Stevens. Also starred Carroll Baker, Jane Withers & Chill Wills. Plot: Sprawling epic covering the life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family and associates.
Director: Richard E. Cunha. Also starred Morris Ankrum, Buddy Baer & Oliver Blake. Plot: In the 16th century a small band of warriors from the Spanish Ptolemy Firello expedition in California mutinies...
Director: Ray Kellogg. Also starred Shug Fisher, Bob Thompson & Janice Stone. Plot: A giant lizard terrorizes a rural Texas community with a heroic teenager attempting to destroy the creature.
Director: Compton Bennett. Also starred Sonny Tufts, Bernard Lee & Dora Bryan. Plot: The captain of a old destroyer in 1940 struggles with his crew as well as the Nazis.
Director: Vincente Minnelli. Also starred Hermoine Gingold, Eva Gabor & Jacques Bergerac. Plot: Weary of the conventions of Parisian society, a rich playboy and a youthful courtesan-in-training enjoy a platonic friendship, but it may not stay platonic for long.
Director: John Gilling. Also starred Ursula Howells, Elwyn Brook-Jones & John Stuart
Director: Derwin Abrahams. Also starred William F. Leicester, Byron Foulger & Don C. Harvey. Plot: Cisco (Renaldo) and Pancho (Carrillo) set out to clear their names in a series of stage robberies committed by two thugs who are impersonating them.
Director: Howard W. Koch. Also starred Ron Randell, Marie Windsor & John Dehner. Plot: A party girl is murdered, and everyone at a Utah motel is a suspect.
Director: Hugo Haas. Also starred Anthony Jochim, John Close & Darr Smith. Plot: An elderly watchmaker stops a beautiful young blonde from committing suicide by throwing herself off a bridge...
Director: Gilbert Gunn. Also starred Anne Kimbell, Nadine Tallier & Fabia Drake
Director: Edward L. Cahn. Also starred Helen Gilbert, Lance Fuller & Jane Darwell. Plot: Anne Carson (Taylor), meeting the seamy side of prison life, finds that everyone thinks she knows where un-recovered bank loot is.
Director: Charles F. Hass. Also starred Ray Anthony, Maggie Hayes, Cathy Crosbie and Gigi Perreau.
Director: Anthony Mann. Also starred Jack Lord, Fay Spain & Vic Morrow. Plot: A poor farmer is obsessed with finding gold on his land supposedly buried by his grandfather.
Director: Robert Pirosh. Also starred Akira Fukunaga, Ken K. Okamoto & Henry Oyasato. Plot: The story of Japanese-American soldiers who fought in Europe during World War II.
Director: Don Sharp. Also starred Linda Gray, Ronald Adam & Peter Dyneley. Plot: A young couple expand their coffee bar to include a record shop and a recording outlet, to help a young singer, and to cash in on the start of the rock and roll era.
Director: Robert Neame. Also starred Walter Rilla, Miles Malleson & Jacques Sernas. Plot: A man is torn between tackling a sinister crime syndicate or turning a blind eye to the suffering it creates.
Director; Guy Fergusson & Colin Bell. Also starred Ivy St. Helier, Patrick Boxill & John Serret
Director: Edward Bernds. Also starred Larry Fine, Sheila Ryan & Clem Bevans. Plot: On his way to Red Mesa to insure mine owners against loss from raids on their ore shipments, George O'Brien (George O'Brien) is ambushed by the raiders, and is accidently saved by the Three Stooges (Moe Howard, Shemp Howard and Larry Fine) who run a traveling variety store.
Director: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger. Also starred Sybil Thorndike, Edward Chapman & Esmond Knight. Plot: A beautiful, superstitious, animal-loving Gypsy is hotly desired by a fox-hunting squire...even after she marries a clergyman.
Director: J. Lee Thompson. Also starred Janette Scott, John Fraser & Joyce Fraser. Plot: A touring variety troupe, the "Dinky Doos" are in financial trouble. An encounter with three strangers - Inigo Jollifant (Fraser) (a romantic, song-writing ex-schoolmaster), Miss Trant (Johnson) (a philanthropic spinster in search of adventure), and Jess Oakroyd (Portman) (a down to earth, practical man recently made redundant from his job) leads to a change of fortune.
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Joan Collins, John Ireland & RenÃ© Ray. Plot: Three good men - a broken boxer, an American veteran trying to win back his mother-dominated wife, and an air force sergeant married to a faithless actress - are corrupted by Miles Ravenscourt (Harvey), an amoral "gentleman."
Director: irving Pichel. Also starred Frank Orth, Sara Haden & Queenie Smith. Plot: A little squirrel with lots of charm accidently helps two poor, down-but-NOT-out families overcome their obstacles.
Director: Max Varnel. Also starred Philip Saville, Vera Fusek & Tony Doonan. Plot: Interpol detective Caesar Smith (Shaw) tracks robbers of the Royal Mint van. He travels to Rio de Janeiro, Rome and Paris and establishes the guilt of a London coffee importer.
Director: Rudolph MatÃ©. Also starred George Macready, Gaby AndrÃ© & Jany Holt
Director: Derek N. Twist. Also starred Frederick Leister, John Salew & Colin Gordon. Plot: A group of enterprising smugglers make use of an ancient charter to smuggle brandy into the southern coast of England...
Director: Robert Day & Basil Dearden. Also starred Jill Adams, Raymond Huntley & Colin Gordon. Plot: Work has been going with a bang for freelance assassin Hawkins (Sim) but a job in England just after the war is a different matter...
Director: Robert Day. Also starred Anthony Dawson, Vera Day & Tim Turner. Plot: A writer investigating the execution of a serial killer known as "The Haymarket Strangler" 20 years...
Director: Richard Whorf. Also starred Stanley Ridges, John Litel & James Brown. Plot" Lawyer Ginger Rogers is hired to keep dumb cowboy Jack Carson out of trouble.
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
Director: John Sturges. Also starred Jo Van Fleet, John Ireland & Lyle Bettger. Plot: Lawman Wyatt Earp (Lancaster) and outlaw Doc Holliday (Douglas) form an unlikely alliance which culminates in their participation in the legendary Gunfight at the O.K. Corral.
Director: Robert C. Dertano. Also starred Timothy Farrell, Calvin Booth & Harry Keaton. Plot: A gang of teenage girls, looking for kicks and ignoring their probation officers' warnings, embark on a crime spree of robberies and burglaries.
Director: Richard C. Kahn & Bill Karn
Director: Roger Corman. Also starred Martin Kingsley, Margaret Campbell & Bruno VeSota. Plot: After her husband is gunned down, Rose Hood (Garland) takes his place as sheriff of a small Western town.
Director: Frank Launder. Also starred Joyce Grenfell, Edward Rigby & Muriel Aked. Plot: Nutbourne College, an old established, all-boys, boarding school is told that another school is to be billeted with due to wartime restrictions...
Director: Mario Zampi. Also starred George Cole, A. E. Matthews & Noelle Middleton. Plot: The whole village mourns when General O'Leary (A.E. Matthews), owner of a hunting estate in South Ireland, is killed in an accident
Director: H. Bruce Humberstone. Also starred Bobby Howes, Diane Hart & Gordon Jackson. Plot: Niven plays a rich bachelor, the head of a successful greeting-card company in Scotland, essentially a kind man but respectable to the point of stodginess and extreme stuffiness.
Director: Roy Boulting. Also starred Terry-Thomas, Joyce Grenfell & Eric Barker. Plot: In a quiet summer corner of Wiltshire that is forever England, David (Carmichael) and Janet (Scott) decide to tie the knot...
Director: Henry Koster. Also starred Charles Drake, Cecil Kellaway & Victoria Horne. Plot: Elwood P. Dowd (James Stewart) is a mild-mannered, pleasant man, who just happens (he says) to have an invisible friend resembling a 6-foot rabbit.
Director: William Witney. Also starred Ralph Morgan, Fred Graham & Mira McKinney. Plot: Roy Rogers (Roy Rogers), a highway engineer, strongly favors a youth-rehabilitation camp sponsored by retired State Prison Warden Parker (William Gould) where young first-offenders can be reformed without being exposed to penitentiary life.
Director: Cy Enfield. Also starred Herbert Lom, William Hartnell & Wilfrid Lawson. Plot: Ex-con trucker tries to expose his boss' rackets.
Director: Lee Sholem & Elmo Williams. Also starred Roberta Haynes, Mike Mazurki & Charles Mauu. Plot: Jim Knight (Hall) is the captain of a ship trading in the South Seas. He runs into trouble when he makes port at an island where crooks Malone (Carradine) and Ross (Mazurki) hold the natives under their cruel domination while they seek a fortune in pearls.
Director: Tom Boutross & Robert Clarke. Also starred Patrick Whyte, Fred La Porta & Peter Similuk. Plot: After exposure to radiation, an atomic research scientist finds himself changing into a murderous, lizard-like creature every time he is exposed to sunlight.
Director: Peter Graham Scott. Also starred Sam Kydd, Edwin Richfield & Richard Shaw
Director: Roy Ward Baker. Also starred Naunton Wayne, Wilfrid Hyde-White & Eugene Deckers. Plot: A British lady entomologist travels to a Balkan country to look into germ warfare trials using various bugs as carriers.
Director: Jack Arnold. Also starred Marnie Van Doren, Jerry Lee Lewis, Lyle Talbot and Michael Landon.
Director: Roy Boulting. Also starred Kenneth Griffith, Patric Doonan & Joan Hickson. Plot: Communist saboteurs plot peace-time attack on Britain.
Director: Arthur Crabtree. Also starred Sandra Dorne, Ronald Adam & Joan Hickson. Plot: While on seaside holiday with her girlfriend Mary (Dorne), a pretty factory worker named Jenny (Daniely) is attracted to Alan (Worth)...
Director: Robert Hamer. Also starred Susan Stephen, Edward Chapman & Clive Morton
Director: Bernard B. Ray. Also starred James Macklin, Diana Darrin & George Wilhelm. Plot: Biplane action scenes highlight this story of the lives and loves of two Hollywood stuntmen.
Director: Ralph Richardson. Also starred Campbell Singer, Michael Shepley & Margaret Withers. Plot: David Preston (Richardson), a bank official goes missing for 24 hours and has no memory of the lost time, but when...
Director: Arthur Pierson. Also starred Alan Hale Jr., Marilyn Monroe & Barbara Brown. Plot: Blake Washburn (Lynn) blames manufacturer MacFarland (Crisp) for his defeat in the race for re-election to the state legislature...
Director: Max Nosseck. Also starred Lisa Golm, Edward Tierney & Stuart Randall. Plot: Paroled sociopath career criminal Vincent Lubeck (Tierney) betrays his family's trust when he masterminds a complex armored car robbery.
Director: Arthur Crabtree. Also starred Shirley Anne Field, Geoffrey Keen & Gerald Anderson. Plot: The promotion announced that this film was released in "Hypnovision" which gives an idea of the story. A frustrated thriller writer wants accurate crimes for his next book so he hypnotises his assistant to make him commit the required crimes.
Director: Ronald Neame. Also starred Mike Morgan, Robert Coote & Arthur Macrae. Plot: A somewhat vulgar but dedicated painter searches for the perfect realization of his artistic vision, much to the chagrin of others.
Director: Ken Annakin. Also starred Roland Culver, Albert Lieven & Bill Owen.
Director: Leslie H. Martinson. Also starred Mark Andrews, Roxanne Arlen and Frank Gorshin.
Director: Don Siegel. Also starred Carol Lynley, Arthur O'Connell, Dodie Stevens, Claude Atkins and L.Q. Jones.
Director: Terence Fisher. Also starred Marla Landi, David Oxley & Francis De Wolff. Plot: When a nobleman is threatened by a family curse on his newly inherited estate, detective Sherlock Holmes (Cushing) is hired to investigate
Director: C. M. Pennington-Richards. Also starred Lionel Jeffries, Mary Laura Wood & Anthony Snell
Director: Fritz Lang. Also starred Dorothy Patrick, Ann Shoemaker & Jody Gilbert. Plot:A deranged writer murders a maid after she resists his advances. The writer engages his brother's help in hiding the body...
Director: Maxwell Munden. Also starred Andrea Troubridge, Bill Shine & Norah Hammond. Plot: The spirit of a murdered woman returns to take her revenge.
Director: Michael Anderson. Also starred Josephine Griffin, Harold Kasket & Pierre Lefevre
Director: Guy Green. Also starred Brenda De Banzie, Geoffrey Keen & David Kossoff. Plot: Ship's officer Larry Ellis (Craig) is asked by the CIA to help infiltrate a forgery ring in France as he is...
Director: Nigel Patrick. Also starred Katie Johnson, Anthony Newley & Athene Seyler. Plot: The movie no niece or nephew can afford to miss!
Director: Charles Crichton, Geoffrey Keen & Frederick Piper. Plot: Violent fugitive and mistreated small boy team up to flee from authority.
Basil Dearden. Also starred Harry Fowler, George Relph & Joan Collins
Director: Albert Band. Also starred Howard Smith, Herbert Anderson & Robert Osterloh. Plot: A newly appointed cemetery chairman discovers that, merely by inserting a black pin into a wall-sized map of the cemetery, he can cause the deaths of that plot's owner.
Director: J. Lee Thompson -- Also starred Harry Andrews, Diane Clare & Richard Leech. Plot: A group of army personnel and nurses attempt a dangerous and arduous trek across the deserts of North Africa during the second world war...
Director: Alfred Hitchcock. The movie was banned in Ireland.
Director: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger. Also starred Dimitri Andreas, Cyril Cusack & Laurence Payne. Plot: Led by British officers, partisans on Crete plan to kidnap the island's German commander and smuggle him to Cairo to embarrass the occupiers.
Director: John Boulting. Also starred Richard Attenborough, Dennis Price & Margaret Rutherford. Plot: Naive Stanley Windrush (Carmichael) returns from the war, his mind set on a successful career in business. Much to his own dismay... Won 2 BAFTA Awards
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Walter Hudd, Dorothy Tutin & Joan Greenwood. Plot: Jack Worthing (Redgrave) lives in the country with his pretty ward Cecily Cardew (Tutin). But in the city, he goes by the name of Earnest and is in love with Gwendolyn Fairfax ( Greenwood).
Director: Nicholas Ray. Also starred Carl Benton Reid, Art Smith & Jeff Donnell. Plot: A potentially violent screenwriter is a murder suspect until his lovely neighbor clears him. But she begins to have doubts...
Director: Philip Leacock. Also starred Susan Beaumont, Lyndon Brook & Edward Chapman. Plot: A young girl in a bombed out part of London wants to make something beautiful so she plants a garden in a ruined church with the help of her friend...
Director: Gordon Parry. Also starred Margaret Rutherford, Claude Dauphin & Jimmy Edwards. Plot: A selection of passengers catch the plane from London for an early 1950's weekend in Paris.
Director: Guy Hamilton. Also starred Eileen Moore, Olga Lindo & Arthur Young
Director: William Cameron Menzies. Also starred Leif Erickson, Hillary Brooke & Morris Ankrum. Plot: A young boy learns that space aliens are taking over the minds of earthlings.
Director: Don Siegel. Also starred King Donovan, Carolyn Jones & Jean Willes. Plot: A small-town doctor learns that the population of his community is being replaced by emotionless alien duplicates.
Director: Jack Arnold. Also starred Joe Sawyer, Russell Johnson and Kathleen Hughes.
Director: John Warrington. Also starred Vera Day, Sheila Sweet & Peter Bryant. Plot: Bob Grove (Evans), a builder has problems with the council, over building supplies that he needs to complete a job on a local housing estate...
Director: Cyril Frankel. Also starred Elizabeth Kentish, Mona Washbourne & Mary Merrall. Plot: Mr. Dingle (Mills) is the popular music teacher in an English school, but when the headmaster threatens to close...
Director: Robert Wise. Also starred Theodore Birkel, Wesley Lau & Philip Coolidge . Plot: Barbara Graham (Hayward) is a woman with dubious moral standards, often a guest in seedy bars. She has been sentenced for some petty crimes...
Director: John Guillermin. Also starred Patrick Allen, Leslie Phillips & Michael Hordern. Plot: The incredible but true story of how an impersonator was recruited to impersonate General Montgomery...
Director: Gene Fowler Jr. Also starred Tony Marshall, Dawn Richard, Barney Phillips, Ken Miller, Cindy Robbins and Michael Rougas.
Director: Robert S. Baker & Monty Berman. Also starred Ewen Solon, John Le Mesurier & George Rose. Plot: A serial killer is murdering women in the Whitechapel district of London. An American policeman is brought in to help Scotland Yard solve the case.
Director: Roy Ward Baker. Also starred Noel Purcell, Cyril Cusack & Tony Wright
Director: Edward D. Wood Jr. Also starred Steve Reeves, Clancy Malone & Timothy Farrell
Director: Charles Chauvel. First Australian film shot in colour and first to star two Aboriginal actors in the leading roles.
Director: Reginald Le Borg. Also starred John Emery, Steve Brodie & Don C. Harvey
Director: Nicholas Ray. Also starred Scott Brady, Ward Bond & Ben Cooper. Plot: Vienna has built a saloon oustide of town, and she hopes to build her own town once the railroad is put through...
Director: David Bradley. Also starred Theodore Cloak, Mary Sefton Darr & Homer Dietmeier
Director: Charles S. Gould. Also starred William Henry, Myron Healey & Billy Curtis
Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Also starred Leslie Phillips, Delphi Lawrence & Joan Sims. Plot: Norman works in a jewellers workshop and fantasises (in the nicest way) about meeting the window dresser across the road from his workshop...
Director: Lewis Milestone. Also starred Richard Boone, Chips Rafferty & Letty Craydon
Director: Phil Karlson. Also starred Neville Brand, Lee Van Cleef & Jack Elam. Plot: An ex-con trying to go straight is framed for a million dollar armored car robbery and must go to Mexico in order to unmask the real culprits.
Director: Ray Nazarro. Also starred Harry Shannon, Tom Fadden & Reed Hadley. Plot: With the Civil War about to begin, Southern saboteurs attack frontier railroad construction.
Director: Carl K. Hittleman. Also starred Sterling Holloway, Henry Hull & Jeanne Cagney. Plot: A man escorts a wagon load of Kentucky rifles through Indian territory and must find a way to get through without losing the rifles to the Indians...
Director: Carol Reed. Also starred Oskar Homolka, Kieron Moore & Bernard Lee. Plot: In wartime England, circa 1941, poorly-armed tugs are sent into "U-Boat Alley" to rescue damaged Allied ships...
Director: Montgomery Tully. Also starred Philip Leaver, Paula Byrne & Henri Vidon
Director: Carol Reed. Also starred Joe Robinson, Jonathan Ashmore & Brenda De Banzie
Director: Harold D. Schuster. Also starred Mona Knox, Leonard Nimoy & Jack Larson. Plot: Leonard Nimoy is "Kid" Monk Baroni, the leader of a street gang who becomes a professional boxer to escape his life in "Little Italy" New York.
Director: Philip Leacock. Also starred Theodore Bikel, Jon Whitely & Vincent Winter. Plot: A Scotsman, Jim MacKenzie (Macrae), living on a primitive homestead in Noca Scotia, is raising his two grandsons...
Director: W. Lee Wilder. Also starred Frank Gerstle, John Frederick & Barbara Bestar. Plot: A scientist monitoring atomic tests, killed in a plane crash, is revived by aliens so he can spy on the tests and help them conquer the world.
Director: Ray Kellogg. Also starred Gordon McLendon, Baruch Lumet & Alfredo DeSoto. Plot: On an isolated island, a small group of people is terrorised by giant, voracious shrews in the midst of a hurricane.
Director: Stanley Kubrick. Also starred Jay C. Flippen, Elisha Cook Jr. & Marie Windsor. Plot: Crooks plan and execute a daring racetrack robbery.
Director: Walter Lang. Also starred Martin Benson, Terry Sanders & Rex Thompson. Plot: Musical about a widow who accepts a job as a live-in governess of the King of Siam's children.
Director: Bert I. Gordon. Also starred Patti Gallagher & Marvin Miller. Plot: A new planet moves into our solar system and four scientists (two couples) are sent to explore Planet Nova...
Director: Compton Bennett
Director: Herbert Wilcox. Also starred Martita Hunt, Finlay Currie & Francis De Wolff
Director: Ralph Murphy. Also starred Tom Tully, John Williams & MalÃº Gatica. Plot: A dramatization of the life of the English bandit Dick Turpin (Hayward).
Director: Alexander Mackendrick. Also starred Peter Sellers, Danny Green & Jack Warner. Plot: Comedy about a gang of crooks who rent a house in London, and the innocent old landlady that they think they can easily kill.
Director: Henry Cass. Also starred GrÃ©goire Aslan, Jean Colin & Muriel George. Plot: Alec Guinness plays a salesman of agricultural machinery who finds out that he hasn't long to live....
Director: Richard Brooks. Also starred Donna Reed, Eva Gavor & Kurt Kasznar. Plot: Charles (Johnson) returns to Paris to reminisce about the life he led in Paris after it was liberated.
Director: Mario Zampi. Also starred George Cole, Hugh Griffith & Ernest Thesiger. Plot: When a millionaire practical joker dies, he divides his fortune among four heirs who must carry out his zany instructions to cash in.
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Alfie Bass, Marjorie Fielding & Edie Martin. Plot: Comedy about a meek bank clerk who plans a theft from his own bank.
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Lionel Jeffries, Ronald Squire & Jeremy Burnham. Plot: When Percy Brand (Redgrave) , a habitual confidence trickster, keeps being sent down, he goes to great lengths to ensure that his son Colin (Burnham), does not find out about his criminal past.
Director: John Eldridge. Also starred Sebastian Shaw, Fulton Mackay & Jean Colin. Plot: A parliamentary delegation is sent to a remote community in the Scottish Highlands where the residents are protesting at their poor links with the outside world. After a few days amongst them, the visitors come to appreciate the locals' lifestyle.
Director: Charles Lamont. Also starred Jacqueline deWitt, Richard Deacon & Robert Burton
Director: Charles Frend. Also starred Adrienne Corri, Walter Fitzgerald & Reginald Beckwith. Plot: The parson of a small rural community knows he is dying and this makes him reconsider his life so far and what he can still do to help the community.
Director: Sidney Gilliat. Also starred Richard Wattis, Eric Barker & Moyra Fraser. Plot: At the Earndale by-election natural history expert and TV personality Bob Wilcot (Carmichael) for the Conservatives finds himself up against Billingsgate girl Stella Stoker (Bredin) for the socialists.
Director: Sidney Lanfield
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Robert Morley, Wilfrid Hyde-White & Anthony Dawson. Plot: A California commercial pilot sees a telecast in London of an interviews with Sir Mark Lodden (Bogarde) at his home...
Director: Paul Guilfoyle. Also starred Claudia Barrett, Jane Darwell & Gavin Gordon. Plot: After a married woman has had an illicit affair, mysterious accidents began happening to her husband.
Director: Terry Bishop. Also starred Victor Brooks, Jack Allen & Christopher Witty
Director: Herbert Wilcox. Also starred Kathleen Harrison, Peter Graves & Helen Haye. Plot: A young actress must decide which of two lovers will be her husband. She daydreams about each one to help her decide.
Director: Charles Marquis Warren. Also starred Reed Hadley, Jim Davis & Wally Cassell. Plot: A small band of cavalry attempt to warn Custer of an impending massacre. Friction develops when commander of the patrol suspects his subordinate of having an affair with his wife.
Director: Max OphÃ¼ls. Also starred Henri Guisol, Lise Delamare & Paulette Dubost. Plot: The film tells the tragical story of the life of Lola Montes (Carol) who was a great adventurer and stopped being the attraction of her circus after having been the lover of various important men.
Director: Charles Frend. Also starred Michael Brooke, Sam Kydd & Glyn Houston. Plot: Police drama. The sleuths of Scotland Yard try to solve a series of burglaries.
Director: Reginald Beck & Anthony Bushell. Also starred Henrietta Barry, Dora Sevening & Ronald Simpson
Director: Byron Haskin. Also starred Grant Taylor, Rod Taylor & Harvey Adams
Robert Hamer. Also starred Eva Bergh, Geoffrey Keen & Michael Martin Harvey. Plot: A man seeks revenge but will he destroy himself in the process? After a long jail term for a crime he did not commit...
Director: Tony Richardson. Also starred Edith Evans, Gary Raymond & Glen Byam Shaw. Plot: A disillusioned, angry university graduate comes to terms with his grudge against middle-class life and values.
Director: Phil Karlson. Also starred William Bishop, Ron Randell & Sean McClory
Director: Seymour Friedman. Also starred John Hoyt, Helen Westcott & Henry Slate Plot: A vicious loan shark ring has been preying on factory workers. When several workers at a tire factory suffer violence at the hands of the loan sharkers, a union leader and the factory owner try to recruit ex-con Joe Gargan (Raft) to infiltrate to the gang.
Director: Guy Green. Also starred Anthony Oliver, Thora Hird & Eleanor Summerfield. Plot: An 18 month old baby dissapears in London. Detective Inspector Craig (Farrar) tries to find the child but there aren't many clues.
Director: Bud Pollard. Also starred Frank McNellis, Dean Norton & Kathryn Chang
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Herbert Lom, Charles Victor & Gordon Jackson
Director: David Paltenghi. Also starred Shirley Eaton, James Kenney & Edward Chapman
Director: Federico Fellini. Also starred Aldo Silvani, Marcella Rovere & Livia Venturini. Plot: A carefree girl is sold to a traveling entertainer, consequently enduring physical and emotional pain along the way.
Director: John Boulting. Also starred Sharon Acker, Jean Anderson & Maureen Connell. Plot: Jim Dixon (Carmichael) feels anything but lucky. At the university he has to do the bidding of absent-minded and boring Professor Welch (Terry-Thomas) to have any hope of keeping his job.
Director: Michael Powell. Also starred LÃ©onide Massine, Rosita Segovia & Carmen Rojas. Plot: Australian famer Kit Kelly (Steel) and his new bride Anna (TchÃ©rina) are driving through Europe when they help a stranded motorist...
Director: Oliver Drake. Also starred Gerald Milton, Tom Hubbard & Al Terr. Plot: A cowboy escapes from jail with the help of his girlfriend, and goes after the men he believes are responsible for his brother being shot down by lawmen.
Director: William Castle. Also starred Jacqueline Scott, Susan Morrow & Philip Tonge. Plot: A doctor's daughter is kidnapped and buried alive, and he is given just five hours to find and rescue her.
Director : Roger Corman. Also starred Richard Devon, Jack Lambert & Frank DeKova
Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Also starred A. E. Matthews, Charles Victor & Sophie Stewart. Plot: The Topham family wins a "Dunmow Flinch". However, it is stolen while the husband kisses a Hungarian maid.
Director: Alexander Mackendrick. Also starred Abe Barker, Tommy Kearins & Hubert Gregg. Plot: An American businessman in Scotland is conned into shipping a valuable load of cargo to a Scottish island via a coal powered boat.
Director: John Boulting. Also starred RenÃ©e Asherson, Richard Attenborough & Robert Beatty. Plot: The story of William Friese-Greene (Donat), a British inventor who (this film would have you think) made the first movie camera
Director: Charles Frend. Also starred Meredith Edwards, Gladys Henson & Thora Hird. Plot: A boy steals a powerful magnet from a younger boy and gets him into all sorts of trouble.
Director: Cyril Frankel. Also starred Finlay Currie, Ernest Thesiger & Wilfrid Lawson
Director: Lance Comfort. Also starred Olga Lindo, Clive Morton & Sally Barnes. Plot: Sid Gibson (James) is a soap powder salesman who decides what he really needs is TV advertising. The problem is, he's absolutely broke.
Director: Brian Desmond Hurst. Also starred Muriel Pavlow, RenÃ©e Asherson & Hugh Burden. Plot: In 1942 Britain was clinging to the island of Malta since it was critical to keeping Allied supply lines open...
Director: Alexander Mackendrick. Also starred Godfrey Tearle, Mandy Miller & Marjorie Fielding. Plot: Mandy Garland (Miller) was born deaf and has been mute for all of her life. Her parents believe she is able to speak if she can only be taught and enroll her with a special teacher.
Director: George P. Breakston & Kenneth G. Crane. Also starred Terri Zimmern, Norman Van Hawley & Jerry Ito. Plot: An American reporter in Japan is sent to interview an eccentric Japanese scientist working on bizarre experiments in his mountain laboratory...
Director: Maclean Rogers. Also starred Eric Pohlmann, George Margo & Michael Peake. Plot: A sample of an advanced new metal is stolen and made into a cigarette case in Brussels ready for smuggling to the East...
Director: Delbert Mann. Also starred Augusta Ciolli, Joe Mantell & Karen Steele. Plot: A touching story about two lonely people who have almost resigned themselves to never being truly loved.
Director: Carol Reed. Also starred Geoffrey Toone, Aribert WÃ¤scher & Ernst SchrÃ¶der
Director: Anthony Pelissier. Also starred Barbara Murray, Joseph Tomelty & Kay Kendall. Plot: A T.V. set given as a retiremant present is sold on to different households causing misery each time.
Director: Anthony Mann. Also starred Phillip Pine, Nehemiah Persoff & Vic Morrow. Plot: In Korea, on 6 September 1950, Lieutenant Benson's (Ryan) platoon finds itself isolated in enemy-held territory after a retreat.
Director: Val Guest. Also starred David King-Wood, Douglas Wilmer & Harold Lang
Director: Ron Ormond & Herbert Tevos. Also starred Lyle Talbot, Mary Hill & Robert Knapp
Director: Lance Comfort. Also starred Derek Sydney, Jack Allen & Emerton Court. Plot: International crook Armstrong (Court) flees post-war Tangier with priceless forgery plates. International crook Voss (Benson) sends pretty Michele (Gastoni) after him...
Director: Fred F. Sears. Also starred Michael Granger, Eleanore Tanin & Alan Napier
Director: Ronald Neame. Also starred A. E. Matthews, Maurice Denham & Reginald Beckwoth. Plot: Two rich British men offer a penniless American a loan, without telling him that the amount is Â£1,000,000, and this in the form of a single banknote.
Director: Hugo Fregonese. Also starred Frances Bavier, Rhys Williams & Sean McClory. Plot: London, 1888: on the night of the third Jack the Ripper killing, soft-spoken Mr. Slade (Palance), a research pathologist, takes lodgings with the Harleys, including a gloomy attic room for "experiments."
Director: Lance Comfort. Also starred Lisa Daniely, Bruce Beeby & Russell Napier
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Gerard Lohan, Walter Fitzgerald & John Stratton. Plot: The efforts of test pilot John Mitchell (Jack Hawkins) to make a better life for his wife Mary (Sellers)...
Director: Alexander Mackendrick. Also starred Michael Gough, Ernest Thesiger & Howard Marion-Crawford. Plot: A man invents a fabric that won't get dirty or wear out, but he seems to have made more enemies than friends in the process...
Director: Richard E. Cunha. Also starred Tommy Cook, Nina Bara & Gary Clarke. Plot: Escaped convicts Gary (Tommy Cook) and Lon (Gary Clarke) are caught hiding in a rocket by scientist Dirk Green (Michael Whalen)...
Director: Robert Parrish. Also starred Otto Hulett, Matt Crowley & Neville Brand
Director: Terry Bishop. Also starred Michael Gough, Julia Arnall & Patricia Jessel
Director: John Paddy Carstairs. Also starred Jerry Desmonde, Karel Stepanek & Garry Marsh. Plot: Civil Servant Norman becomes the favourite of the rulers of a South Seas island that the British have an interest in.
Director: John Sherwood. Also starred Trevor Bardette, Phil Harvey & William Flaherty. Plot: Rocks from a meteor which grow when in contact with water threaten a sleepy Southwestern desert community.
Director: Kenneth G. Crane. Also starred Barbara Turner, Eduardo Ciannelli & Vladimir Sokoloff. Plot: A scientific expedition in Africa investigates wasps that have been exposed to radiation and mutated into giant, killing monsters.
Director: Jack Arnold. Also starred Troy Donahue, Phil Harvey and Helen Westcott.
Director: Roy Ward Baker. Also starred Andrew Crawford, Michael Brennan & George Cole. Plot: The crew of a submarine is trapped on the sea floor when it sinks. How can they be rescued before they run out of air?
Director: John Gilling. Also starred Philip Leaver, Richard Wattis & Graham Moffatt
Director: Jack Arnold. Also starred David Kossoff, Leo McKern & MacDonald Parke. Plot: An impoverished backward nation declares a war on the United States of America, hoping to lose.
Director: Anthony Kimmins. Also starred Sam Wanamaker, Herbert Lom & Raymond Huntley. Plot: When well-off aircraft designer Denning (Mills) finds his daughter's current boyfriend is a nasty character he tries to buy him off...
Director: Don Hartman. Also starred Barry Sullivan, Cedric Hardwicke & Debbie Reynolds. Plot: A beautiful singer/dancer turned actress and playboy crown prince turned monarch have their clandestine...
Director: Terence Fisher. Also starred Eddie Byrne, Felix Aylmer & Raymond Huntley. Plot: Three British archeologists discover the grave of an important Egyptian female priest who has died about four millenia ago...
Director: Francis Searle. Also starred Greta Mayaro, Rex Garner & Arnold Bell. Plot: A police detective suspects that his sister's boyfriend is a murderer.
Director: Edward Dmytryk. Also starred Gene Evans, Rhys Williams & Robert Osterloh. Plot: Early in the War of 1812, Captain James Marshall (Stevens) is commissioned to run the British blockade and fetch an unofficial war loan from France...
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Director: Harold French. Also starred Ferdy Mayne, Herbert Lom & Lucie Mannheim
Director: Michael McCarthy. Also starred Martin Benson, Christine Silver & Philip Dale
Director: Charles Saunders. Also starred Arthur Lovegrove, Alexander Field & Tommy Eytle
Director: Josef Shaftel. Also starred Marcia Henderson, Jim Backus & Denver Pyle. Plot: Tracy Powell (Wayne), an Indiana farmer, gets the gold fever and heads for Stockton, California in 1849.
Director: Mario Zampi. Also starred Shirley Eaton, Dennis Price & Georgina Cookson. Plot: A very British comedy about a blackmailer and his victims.
Director: Anthony Asquith. Also starred Herbert Lom, Muriel Pavlow & Noel Willman. Plot: A secret jet aircraft capable of traveling three times the speed of sound is being developed by a group of scientists secretly...
Director: Irving Reis. Also starred Andy Devine, Raymond Burr & Jeff Corey
Director: Jules Dassin. Also starred Hugh Marlowe, Francis L. Sullivan & Herbet Lom. Plot: Harry Fabian (Richard Widmark) is a London hustler with ambitious plans that never work out.
Director: Leslie Norman. Also starred Denholm Elliott, Ursula Jeans & Ralph Truman. Plot: At a fashionable dinner party in Hong Kong a pilot is coaxed into revealing details of a dream in which...
Director: Jacques Tourneur. Also starred Maurice Denham, Athene Seyler & Liam Redmond. Plot: Dr. John Holden (Andrews) ventures to London to attend a paranormal psychology symposium with the intention to expose devil cult leader...
Director: Charles Laughton. Also starred James Gleason, Evelyn Varden & Peter Graves. Plot: A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery.
Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Also starred Jessie Royce Landis, Leo G. Carroll & Josephine Hutchinson. Plot: A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.
Director: J. Lee Thompson. Also starred Wilfrid Hyde-White, I. S. Johar & Ursula Jeans. Plot: In British India, a young prince must be taken to safely across rebel-held territory, and an old train is the only way to do it.
Director: Terence Young. Also starred Anthony Newley, Alfred Burke & Richard Marner. Plot: Daniel Thatcher (Mature) is an American sergeant serving with a British tank corps in North Africa. He and most of his unit are captured by the Germans...
Director: John Gilling. Also starred Barry Morse, Dora Bryan & Michael Brennan. Plot: When crime-writer Robert Southley (Sinclair) finds his well-healed London lifestyle threatened by blackmail from a former American criminal associate he murders him.
Director: Basil Dearden & Seth Holt. Also starred Geoffrey Keen, Bessie Love & Harry H. Corbett. Plot: Paul Gregory (Nader) is sprung from jail in London by his accomplice after getting a stretch as expected for robbing a woman who falls for his charms...
Director: Herbert Wilcox. Also starred Bernard Lee, Peter Ustinov & Maurice Buckmaster. Plot: This is the story of a brave woman who volunteered to join SOE (Special Operations Executive) during WWII...
Director: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressberger. Also starred Ludmilla TchÃ©rina, Michael Redgrave & Mel Ferrer. Plot: "Die Fledermaus" (The Bat) is the pseudonym adopted by Dr Falke (Walbrook). Floating on the buoyant waltzes of Strauss...
Director: Robert Stevenson. Also starred Chuck Connors, Beverly Washburn & Tommy Kirk. Plot: A boy brings a yellow dog home. The dog loves the family as much as they love him, but can the love last ?
Director: Hugo Haas. Also starred Ellen Stansbury, Anthony Jochim & Burt Mustin
Director: Roy Ward Baker. Also starred Alec McCowen, Terence Alexander & Jack Gwillim. Plot: This is the true story of Oberleutnant Franz von Werra (Hardy) the only German prisoner of war taken in Britain...
Director: Erle C. Kenton. Also starred Rhys Williams, William Tracy & Onslow Stevens. Plot: A once-famous concert pianist has had her career ruined by her alcoholism. Her husband and a member of Alcoholics Anonymous try to help her recover.
Director: Ernest Morris. Also starred Gordon Tanner, Philip Saville & Gil Winfield
Director: Elia Kazan. Also starred Rod Steiger, Pat Henning & Leif Erickson. Plot: An ex-prize fighter turned longshoreman struggles to stand up to his corrupt union bosses.
Director: C. M. Pennington-Richards. Also starred Mervyn Johns, Arthur Macrae & Gillian Lind. Plot: An Irish "oracle" foretells the next day's track results to a newspaperman, resulting in a national uproar.
Director: David Paltenghi. Also starred Sid James, Tony Hancock & Peter Sellers. Plot: Movie company wants to shoot a science-fiction film using an Army barracks as location, and its soldiers as actors. Of course, the Commander doesn't like it a bit, and persuades the crew to use a nearby haunted house instead.
Director: Noel Langley. Also starred Robertson Hare, Hermione Gingold & Walter Fitzgerald. Plot: Rich Sadie Patch (Collins) is marooned on a desert island after an emergency on her cruise-ship. With her are Irish stoker Pat (More), prickly young Jimmy Carrol (Cole), and bald and bookish Professor Gibble (Hare). All fancy their chances.
Director: Carol Reed. Also starred Ernie Kovacs, Noel Coward & Jo Morrow. Plot: Jim Wormold (Guinness) is an expatriate Englishman living in pre-revolutionary Havana with his teenage daughter Milly (Morrow)...
Director: Carol Reed. Also starred Wendy Hiller, Kerima & George Coulouris
Director: Basil Dearden. Also starred Margo Lorenz, James Robertson Justice & Eunice Gayson. Plot: A busy day at London Airport. Follow the lives and loves of the crew and passengers.
Director: Harold F. Kress. Also starred Art Smith, Ann Doran & Chief Yowlachie. Plot: A Lassie movie. After years of prospecting, Jonathan (Kelly) finally strikes gold. He returns to town only to discover that his partner has since died and left Tommy (Gray) fatherless. He decides to leave Shep (played by Lassie) with Tommy to cheer him up.
Director: Stanley Kubrick. Also starred George Macready, Wayne Morris & Richard Anderson. Plot: When soldiers in WW1 refuse to continue with an impossible attack, their superiors decide to make an example of them.
Director: Fielder Cook. Also starred Beatrice Straight, Elizabeth Wilson & Joanna Roos. Plot: Van Heflin stars in a story about big business and the ruthlessness at the top of the ladder.
Director: Dan Milner. Also starred Helene Stanton, Phillip Pine & Rodney Bell. Plot: An unusual radioactive rock on the sea bottom mutates the ocean life into a horrible monster.
Director: W. Lee Wilder. Also starred Burt Wenland, Lela Nelson & Harry Landers. Plot: An alien being with the power of invisibility lands in Santa Monica. Killing two people who attacked him due to the menacing appearance of his spacesuit, the creature takes it off while being pursued by government authorities.
Director: Lee Sholem. Also starred George N. Neise, Alvaro Guillot & Ben Wright. Plot: Archaeologists in Egypt find one of their crew has been turned into a blood sucking mummy after they have unleashed a three thousand year curse by entering a Pharaoh's tomb.
Director: Noel Langley. Also starred Joyce Grenfell, Hermione Gingold & Herimione Baddeley. Plot: The Pickwick Club sends Mr. Pickwick and a group of friends to travel across England and to report back on the interesting things they find
Director: Spencer Gordon Bennet & Thomas Carr. Also starred Gene Roth, Tristram Coffin & Stanley Price. Plot: Two ex-Navy buddies travel to a tropical island to help search for a fugitive Nazi and a fortune in diamonds stolen by him during WWII...
Director: Basil Dearden. Also starred RenÃ©e Asherson, Moira Lister & Max Adrian. Plot: When their ship docks the crew disembark as usual to pick up their lives in postwar London. For one of them his petty smuggling turns more serious when he finds himself caught up with a robbery in the City.
Director: Gregg C. Tallas. Also starred Judy Landon, Mara Lynn & Jo-Carroll Dennison
Director: John Boulting. Also starred Henry B. Longhurst, Terry-Thomas & Ian Carmichael. Plot: Stanley Windrush (Carmichael) has to interrupt his university education when he is called up towards the end of the war...
Director: Francis Searle. Also starred Stuart Lindsell, Ivan Craig & Garard Green. Plot: The editor of a magazine falls in love with the publisher's daughter. The only trouble is that the publisher's wife quite fancies him as well...
Director: Val Guest. Also starred Thora Hird, Gordon Jackson & David King-Wood. Plot: A missile, launched by the team led by Prof. Quatermass (Donlevy), lands in the English countryside.
Director: Val Guest. Also starred Bryan Forbes, William Franklyn & Vera Day. Plot: Professor Quatermass (Donlevy), still shook up from London's refusal to proceed with his project to colonize the Moon...
Director: Val Guest. Also starred Thora Hird, Gordon Jackson & David King-Wood. Plot: A missile, launched by the team led by Prof. Quatermass (Donlevy), lands in the English countryside.
Director: Irving Pichel. Also starred Peter Lorre, Taylor Holmes & Art Smith. Plot: After borrowing $20 from his employer's cash register, an auto mechanic is plunged into a series of increasingly disastrous circumstances which rapidly spiral out of his control.
Director: Mervyn LeRoy. Also starred Leo Genn, Finlay Currie, Felix Aylmer and Abraham Sofaer.
Director: Robert C. Dertano. Also starred Rita Martinex, Muriel Gardner & Don Ferrara
Director: Vernon Sewell. Also starred Jack Allen, Sam Kydd & Pat McGrath
Director: Tim Whelan. Also starred J. Carrol Naish, Edgar Buchanan & Myron Healey. Plot: A special agent from Chicago is sent out west to bring in the notorious Reno brothers (Tucker & Powers).
Director: Basil Dearden. Also starred Fella Edmonds, Bill Owen & Charles Victor. Plot: A champion jockey is banned from racing so spends his time helping a young lad to become the next champion.
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Lee Patterson, Alexander Knox & Dorothy Alison. Plot: The true story of airman Douglas Bader (More) who overcame the loss of both legs in a 1931 flying accident...
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Director: Gene Fowler Jr. Also starred John Lupton, Don Sullivan & Ned Glass. Plot: Three beatniks are brought together to rob an armored car, only to face betrayal from amongst their ranks.
Director: Nicholas Ray. Also starred Ann Doran, Corey Allen, William Hopper, Rochelle Hudson, Dennis Hopper, Edward Platt, Steffi Sidney, Marietta Canty and Virginia Brissac.
Director: John Houston. Also starred Royal Dano, John Dierkes & Arthur Hunicutt. Plot: Truncated adaptation of Stephen Crane's novel about a Civil War Union soldier who stuggles to find the courage to fight in the heat of battle.
Director: Terence Fisker. Also starred Michael Gwynn, John Welsh & Lionel Jeffries. Plot: We watch Baron Frankenstein escaping from the guillotine and going to Germany. There, he names himself Dr. Stein and plans to restart his experiments by using parts of dead bodies.
Director: Howard Hawks. Also starred Angie Dickinson, Pedro Gonzalez Gonzalez, Estelita Rodriguez and Walter Brennan.
Director: Guy Green. Also starred Glyn Houston, Patrick Jordan & Robert Ayres. Plot: A London police inspector is patrolling the river looking for smugglers, when he becomes attracted to a woman working as a ship's radio operator...
Director: Fred F. Sears. Also starred Tony Martinez, Freddie Ball and Alan Freed.
Director: Michael Relph. UK Film. Released as Mad Little Island in the U.S.
Director: Will Price. Also starred Chuck Berry, Johnny Burnette and LaVern Baker.
Director: Denis Kavanagh. Also starred Jackie Collins, Michael Duffield & Beckett Bould. Plot: In the early days of rock and roll, a disc jockey and his friend, a writer, want to put a rock show on TV.
Director: Vernon Sewell. Also starred Hugh Latimer, John Serret & John Salew
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